TITLE

Library Service in a Bilingual Environment

AUTHOR(S)
Drexler, Julianna; Monty, Vivienne
PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Feliciter;2002, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p129
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a Canadian experience of providing library service in a bilingual environment. Challenges facing academic librarians serving a linguistically and culturally diverse clientele; Collection development; Orientation issues; reference; Features of the Frost Library web site; Cataloging; External users and outreach; Networking.
ACCESSION #
6893630

 

Related Articles

  • Friday, Jan. 12 Bilingual Storytime.  // Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);12/27/2006, Vol. 103 Issue 37, p1 

    The article reports on the provision of a bilingual story time at the Kyle Community Library in Kyle, Texas. This bilingual story time will start on January 12, 2007 at 10 in the morning. Children will read Spanish and English stories. Reading sessions will be followed by joyful songs and a...

  • MAGAZINES. Colford, Michael // Library Journal;4/15/2002, Vol. 127 Issue 7, p132 

    Reviews the periodical 'Imagen Latinoamericana,' a news and features magazine with some articles in both Spanish and English, edited by Guillermo Rojas.

  • Standards.  // DESIDOC Bulletin of Information Technology;Jan2005, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p39 

    This article presents an overview of the article Unicode as a Multilingual Standard With Reference to Indian Languages, by Rajesh Chandrakar, which appeared in the 2004 issue of The Electronic Library. According to the author, when the automation of libraries started in India, immediately the...

  • You're Not Bilingual, So What? Patton, Jo Anna // Library Media Connection;Apr/May2008, Vol. 26 Issue 7, p22 

    The article focuses on the concept of bilingual libraries in the U.S. In doing so, it cumulates the advice from various papers dealing with bilingual libraries to suggest what to do and where to go for beginning or maintaining a bilingual library. The author notes that one has to look at the...

  • Special libraries & collections. Altman, Ellen; Pratt, Allan // Journal of Academic Librarianship;Mar1995, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p147 

    Presents informative annotations on the book `ALEPH: A Bilingual Integrated Library System,' by Naomi M. Steinberger.

  • Books in Spanish promote biliteracy. Mendez Perez, Anita // Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);1/16/2013, Vol. 110 Issue 41, p1C 

    The article reports on the availability of Spanish and bilingual books at the Kyle Public Library in Texas in January 2013 and mentions that these books were purchased through grants provided by Target Corp. and the Burdine Johnson Foundation.

  • RECOMMENDED AND NOT RECOMMENDED Bilingual Books and Books about Latinos. Schon, Isabel // Multicultural Review;Mar95, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p32 

    This section presents a list of recommended and not recommended bilingual books and books about Latinos.

  • DE COLORES: THE UNIVERSAL LANGUAGE OF BILINGUAL STORYTIME. Howrey, Sarah P. // American Libraries;Oct2003, Vol. 34 Issue 9, p38 

    Presents information on the bilingual storytime program at Kenton County Public Library in Covington, Kentucky. Idea behind the program; Support given by the Spanish speaking community to the program; Participation of author Pat Mora in the program. INSET: De Colores Demographics.

  • La Biblioteca de Vera (Almería) gana por segundo año consecutivo un Premio María Moliner a nivel nacional.  // Boletin de la Asociacion Andaluza de Bibliotecarios;jul-dic2012, Vol. 27 Issue 104, p316 

    No abstract available.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics